Bihar: Two sisters raped in Phulwarisharif, accused arrested | Patna News


PATNA: In a shocking incident, two sisters were allegedly abducted and raped at gunpoint by two youths belonging to their neighbouring village in Phulwarisharif area of Patna late Monday night when they went out in the fields to defecate. An FIR was lodged and the accused were arrested on Tuesday morning.
The incident took place around 8pm on Monday when the two girls aged between 14 and 16 had gone to a field to answer nature’s call. Taking advantage of the situation, the two youths allegedly grabbed and took them to a secluded place where they raped the girls at gunpoint.
According to the victims, when they tried to scream, the accused threatened to kill them by putting pistols in their mouths. “The youths came on a motorbike, covered our mouths and dragged us in the field. We wanted to call for help but they put the pistols in our mouth,” the girls said in the complaint registered with Phulwarisharif police station under section 376 (rape) of the IPC and relevant sections of the POCSO Act.
Mohd Rafiqur Rahman, SHO of Phulwarisharif police station, said that the arrested youths were identified as Rocky Kumar (25) and a 17-year-old boy from nearby village. “Medical examination of both the girls were done and the report was awaited. The statement of the victims will be recorded on Wednesday before the magistrate,” he told this newspaper.
Meanwhile, the accused alleged that they already knew the girls, who were pressurizing them for marriage. When they refused to marry the girls, they went to the police station and lodged a false FIR of rape. Both the sisters were lying, they alleged.
(The victim’s identity has not been revealed to protect her privacy as per Supreme Court directives on cases related to sexual assault)





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